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Old 04-11-2013, 06:59 PM   #1
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Reassigning Input Device Keycodes

I want to reassign the extended keys on an input device. Working within the Xorg 256 keycode limitation.

Using keymap -i a whole load of keycodes are generated. But none of these keycodes have any scancodes. I want to try and use keymap again to reassign the scancodes to other keycodes within the 0..255 range.

What should I be doing here, create my own scancodes?
Old 04-11-2013, 10:39 PM   #2
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Hi, you might find this useful,
man keymaps
also, another good paper from ArchLinux
Map scancodes to keycodes

Hope this helps you, Glenn


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